From the Author
1. A Splendid Little Murder
2. Island of Spirits
3. Finding Elysium
Lane's character and personal circumstances change somewhatin the series. He starts Splendid asan inspector in the Federal Police investigating the murder of a Congressman'spersonal assistant on La Tempestad Island. In solving the murder, he embarrassesthe Congressman, who get him fired.
Since then, he has been delivering pizzas and doing odd jobsto keep afloat. In Island, his outlook improves whena private contractor hires him to work as local sheriff for a team ofecologists and researchers restoring La Tempestad from cattle ranch to itsnatural state. While working on the island, he has a close, personal encounterwith a ghost and other inexplicable experiences.
Later, in Elysium,we find Lane working as a bartender in a jazz club, where the president of ElysiumAnalytics hires him to identify the person who hacked into his company'scomputer network. He finds the hacker and later investigates and solves threerelated murders.